Senior Data Protection Advisor

Expiring today

England, London
£70000 - £110000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
15 May 2024
12 Jun 2024
JN -052024-6424615
Nicole McGaffin
Practice Area
Data Protection
Contract Type
Full Time

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a driven Senior Data Protection Advisor to join the data protection team within a top-ranked law firm. The role involves providing expert advice on data protection matters and developing robust strategies to ensure compliance with relevant regulations.

Client Details

This firm is a leading player in the data protection sector. With over 1,000 employees, they are renowned for their commitment to delivering excellent service to their international clientele. Operating in the legal department, the firm prides itself on its robust and forward-thinking practices.


  • Provide expert advice on data protection matters to a vast range of clients across multiple jurisdictions
  • Develop and implement data protection strategies for clients and stakeholders
  • Support in supervising and managing the wider team
  • Liaise directly with fee-earners across departments and jurisdictions
  • Build robust client relationships, taking initiative with business development
  • Ensure compliance with relevant data protection laws and regulations
  • Prepare regular reports on the firm's data protection activities
  • Act as a point of contact for data protection enquiries


A successful Senior Data Protection Advisor should have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role, advising a wide range of clients on data protection compliance
  • A CIPP/E qualification
  • A degree in Law, Business, IT or related field
  • Extensive knowledge of data protection laws and regulations in the UK and Europe
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to develop and implement strategic plans
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

Job Offer

  • A competitive salary range
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • Opportunities for professional development and growth
  • Generous holiday leave

We invite individuals who are passionate about data protection and are looking for a challenging role within the legal industry to apply. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading firm and make a significant impact in their data protection practices.